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9hDan Rafael

Fury ends Klitschko reign as heavyweight champ

Tyson Fury wrested the world heavyweight title from Wladimir Klitschko in a 12-round unanimous decision in Germany. It was Klitschko's first defeat since April 2004.

Fury: Klitschko put up a great fight (1:23)
Fury and Klitschko expect a rematch (0:31)
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14hBrian Campbell

DeGale edges Bute to defend title

In his first title defense, James DeGale fought off a resurgent Lucian Bute to claim a unanimous decision in front of an electrifying crowd Saturday at Centre Videotron in Quebec City.

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17hBrian Campbell

Charlo overpowers Campfort for TKO win

Junior middleweight titlist Jermall Charlo gave home state fans something to cheer about by overwhelming Wilky Campfort in a four-round TKO victory Saturday in Dallas.

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2dDan Rafael

Bute looking to win back belt against DeGale

Montreal star Lucian Bute will welcome super middleweight titlist James DeGale to Canada looking to regain the belt he lost against Carl Froch more than three years ago.

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2dBrian Campbell

DeGale: 'I love pressure and I thrive on it'

James DeGale has prided himself on being a fighter who will go anywhere and face anybody to prove he's the best. That's why he's walking into Lucian Bute's backyard to defend his 168-pound title.

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Fury promises to sing if he beats Klitschko

Tyson Fury plans to give chief supporter Rod Stewart a run for his money as soon as he is finished with world heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko on Saturday night.

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1dDan Rafael

Klitschko having the time of his life

Heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko has dominated one opponent after another, and he is aiming to keep it going when he defends the title against Great Britain's Tyson Fury on Saturday.

Klitschko and Fury's war of words (2:15)
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2dDan Rafael

Charlo ready for first defense against Campfort

Jermall Charlo may have waited a long time to get his junior middleweight title but he is wasting little time in returning for his first defense. Charlo will face Wilky Campfort on Saturday.

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Crawford waiting on Pacquiao decision

Junior welterweight titlist Terence Crawford remains on the short list to become Manny Pacquiao's next -- and potentially last -- opponent in April.

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4dBrian Campbell

Lara keeps belt with 3rd-round TKO of Zaveck

Cuban junior middleweight champ Erislandy Lara defended his title with a third-round win over former welterweight titlist Jan Zaveck.

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ESPN3 replay: Lara defends title

Watch as junior middleweight titlist Erislandy Lara stops Jan Zaveck via third-round TKO in the main event of a PBC on ESPN card from Hialeah, Florida.

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4dNigel Collins

Collins: The contrast between boxing and risking it all

As evidenced by the conflicting performances from Guillermo Rigondeaux and Francisco Vargas last Saturday, our greatest heroes in boxing are always at risk, or they wouldn't be heroes.

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P4P rankings: Alvarez makes waves

With his impressive victory over Miguel Cotto on Saturday, newly crowned middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez made a jump in ESPN's pound-for-pound rankings.

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4dDan Rafael

Chat wrap: Dan Rafael talks boxing

Senior writer Dan Rafael answers your questions recapping Cotto-Canelo, previewing Wednesday's PBC on ESPN card and much more.

4dBrian Campbell

Chat wrap: Brian Campbell talks boxing

Boxing editor Brian Campbell stops by to chat about the latest news, including Canelo Alvarez's victory over middleweight champion Miguel Cotto.

Making The Rounds (4:14)
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Lara primed for big things in 2016

Junior middleweight titlist Erislandy Lara prepares to defend his belt on Wednesday against experienced Jan Zaveck, but he's already thinking about next year.

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4dDan Rafael

Flanagan-Mathews II set for Feb. 13 in Liverpool

Derry Mathews will challenge Terry Flanagan for his lightweight world title Feb. 13 in Liverpool. The two last met in 2012, with Flanagan winning by decision.

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5dDan Rafael

Taffet to leave HBO; molded PPV model in boxing

Mark Taffet, the pioneer behind the PPV model in boxing, is leaving HBO at the end of the year. Taffet, 58, plans to remain in the sport as it enters "its next great era."

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5dDan Rafael

Rankings: Alvarez, the new face of boxing

Following his very strong performance in a decision victory against Miguel Cotto on Saturday, middleweight champion Canelo Alvarez made a case to be considered the new face of boxing.

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ESPN3 replay: Lara-Zaveck weigh-in

Watch as junior middleweight titlist Erislandy Lara and contender Jan Zaveck hit the scales for Wednesday's PBC on ESPN card in Hialeah, Florida.

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Nick Parkinson

Haye to face De Mori in January ring return

David Haye will end a three-and-a-half year retirement when he returns to the ring to face Australian Mark De Mori at London's O2 Arena on January 16.

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Nick Parkinson

DeGale: Bute 'nervous' since Froch defeat

Super middleweight titlist James DeGale says his challenger on Saturday, Lucian Bute, has not looked the same since losing to his fellow Briton Carl Froch.

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ESPN Staff

Fury: Boxing has a 'big' doping problem

Tyson Fury believes boxing has a big drugs problem and says sport should address the issue of substance misuse by legalising them.

Stephen A. on Cotto-Alvarez: 'The better fighter won' (1:58)
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Alvarez cements elite status with victory

Canelo Alvarez did more than just capture the middleweight title from Miguel Cotto on Saturday -- he earned the critical respect that has long eluded him and set up bigger fights to come.

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ESPN3 replay: Cotto-Alvarez weigh-in

Watch as middleweight champion Miguel Cotto and former junior middleweight titlist Canelo Alvarez hit the scales for Saturday's fight in Las Vegas.


Nigel Collins @NigelBoxing

Adrian Granados' TKO of Amir Iman is the latest example of the foolish trend to elevate prospects to the next-big-thing status prematurely.

ICYMI: Fury beats Klitschko to win title

Tyson Fury beat Wladimir Klitschko by unanimous decision to become the heavyweight champion, ending Klitschko's run of 18 consecutive title defenses.


Nigel Collins @NigelBoxing

Although I had DeGale winning 116-114, Bute's inspired performance was a a complete surprise. Good for him.